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BCP 51

RFC 5771

"IANA Guidelines for IPv4 Multicast Address Assignments", March 2010

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http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5771.txt
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Status:
BEST CURRENT PRACTICE
Obsoletes:
RFC 3138, RFC 3171
Updates:
RFC 2780
Authors:
M. Cotton
L. Vegoda
D. Meyer
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mboned (ops)

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Abstract

This document provides guidance for the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) in assigning IPv4 multicast addresses. It obsoletes RFC 3171 and RFC 3138 and updates RFC 2780. This memo documents an Internet Best Current Practice.


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